What a busy few weeks! Half term is over now and they’re back to school.
We had a great time at the Caravan Camping and Motorhome show. You can catch our highlight video below.Click here to reply to this newsletter
LATEST FROM THE BLOG
Caravan, Camping, and Motorhome Show 2017 Highlights
Did you miss the Caravan, Camping, and Motorhome Show this year? Then read this to get some of the highlights we saw.
Fancy camping in the city of Oxford? We stay at the Camping and Caravanning Club's site in this historic city.
The Treo Chair: Another way to take less when going camping
You can end up taking A LOT of stuff for family camping. Fortunately there's a new solution: it's called the Treo.
A safer camping fuel but how well does it work
We test out the Vango Fuel Gel, which is an eco-friendly and safer alternative to meths. But how well does it perform?
Outwell Flagstaff 6ATC Walkaround
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6 ways to balance running and family
Running is a brilliant sport for families. It’s cost-effective and time-efficient. It’s a great way to stay fit and healthy during pregnancy and the wide-ranging mental and physical benefits of exercise and time spent outdoors are well-documented.
mifold the most advanced portable child restraint launches in the UK
Climb Everest in Virtual Reality on the Oculus Rift
Let’s face it, most of us are never going to be able to climb Everest. Not only is it extremely difficult, requiring years of experience and training, it also happens to be prohibitively expensive too. But, thanks to the miracles of modern technology, we can now all catch a glimpse of what it is like to stand on the highest point on the planet.
COMMUNITYA big shout-out out to the new Active Family club members
The mcneill Family
The ey Family
The Hood Family
The Merryweather Family
The Grayston Family's Activity...
Trails around Shrewsbury
The Hall Family's Activity...
East Kilbride village
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